Jamie Foxx To Produce TV Series About Marvin Gaye
Marvin Gaye’s prolific life will finally be coming to a television near you.
Award-winning actor Jamie Foxx along with Marvin Gaye III and de Passe Jones Entertainment’s Suzanne de Passe and Madison Jones will be creating the limited TV series about Gaye’s life and times reports THR:
“This project will be a powerful and definitive telling of Marvin Gaye’s life story,” says the singer’s son Marvin Gaye III, an executive producer on the new project, which also has the blessing of Motown founder Berry Gordy, who has served as a mentor to de Passe ever since he hired her as a creative assistant at his legendary label decades ago. “Marvin was the truest artist I have ever known,” said Gordy. “I am confident that this is the right team to bring his story to the audience in an authentic and compelling way.”
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